Competition Begins May 2020

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NJLT Elite is next chapter in player development for NJLT Lacrosse!  NJLT Elite is positioned to be the premier select lacrosse team and unique opportunity for players to round out the complete package under the NJLT Lacrosse brand.  NJLT is taking their high level training, coaching, clinics, events and consulting and rolling it up into select team competition in summer 2020 to provide players and families the complete lacrosse experience.   In an effort to put the best players onto the field and be competitive, players must be selected at one of our evaluations to be considered to participate on NJLT Elite.  See evaluations tab for more details and upcoming evaluations.  NJLT will be selecting players based on their current skills and what the NJLT training curriculum will be able to build players into as they continue to compete at the highest levels.

NJLT Elite will be running 3 teams for boys in Summer/Fall 2020:

  • Graduation Year 2024 – Current 8th Grade.
  • Graduation Year 2025 – Current 7th Grade.
  • Graduation Year 2026 – Current 6th Grade. 

Summer 2020 Schedule:

  • NJLT Boot Camp – Position Specific Training Workshop for all NJLT Players – Late May
  • 2 Practices per week after boot camp
  • 4 Summer Tournaments – June/July
  • Summer Schedule to be released to players by March 2020

Fall 2020 Schedule:

  • Sunday Practices
  • 2 Fall Tournaments – October/November
  • Fall schedule to be released to players by July 2020

All practices will be held at Bucks Mills Park in Colts Neck NJ.

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WHO:  2024, 2025, 2026 Graduating years boys players

WHAT: Elite teams that compete in summer and fall with training opportunities year round.

WHERE: Practices in Colts Neck.  Tournaments in NJ/PA/DE/MD/NY

WHEN: Practices start at boot camp in May 2020.  Summer practices and tournaments through July 2020. Fall practices start in September 2020 with tournamants in October/November 2020.  Players selected to the team in 2019 are invited to join our winter training events to train with other NJLT Elite players.

WHY: A complete Elite team training experience to build players skills and exposure to the best competition in the game.

NJLT is putting together the complete package from elite position specific training, competition and gameplay to the gear the players will be using from head to toe.  Teams are about playing together as a unit and competing as a unit.  Looking at the best teams competing in the world they have the same consistent look to play and participate as a unit and NJLT Elite is committed to put forth the same complete package for its players.

NJLT Elite Team Member Training:

  • Elite coaching from NJLT Elite coaching staff
  • Position Specific Training Bootcamp
  • 12+ Summer Practices
  • 4 Summer Tournaments
  • 6+ Fall Practices
  • 2 Fall Tournaments
  • 18-24 Players Per Team
  • Discounted participation in NJLT Camps/Clinics/Events.

NJLT Elite Team Members Receive:

  • NJLT Elite Custom Cascade S Lacrosse Helmet
  • NJLT Elite Custom Bag
  • NJLT Elite Game Jersey
  • NJLT Elite Game Shorts
  • NJLT Elite Game Socks
  • NJLT Elite Practice Pinny
  • NJLT Elite Shooting Shirt
  • Up to $300 Credit Toward NJLT Player Develpment Camps/Clinics
  • Discounted participation in NJLT Camps/Clinics

Breakdown of teams by position:

  • Goalie – 2-3
  • Attack – 4-6
  • Midfield – 6-9 (Including 2-3 Faceoff Middies)
  • Defense – 5-8 (Including 2-3 LSM)

Playing Time:

  • Pool Play/Exhibition Games – During tournament games, NJLT coaches will do their best to give all players as close to equal playing time as possible.
  • Elimination Games/Playoffs – NJLT Elite is a select team and will play the players able to advance their team as far into tournaments as possible.


NJLT Elite will be competing in 4 summer (June/Early July) and 2 fall (October/Early November) lacrosse tournaments.

Summer Tournaments and schedule will be announced to team members in March 2020

Fall Tournaments and schedule will be announced to team members in July 2020

NJLT will be participating in tournaments located in state and out of state to provide the most competitive experience for our players and parents .  Tournaments are selected on the competition of the teams, tournament history and will be located in NJ, NY, DE, MD or PA.  NJLT will limit our tournaments to no more than 3 overnight tournamants per year out of state when selecting the best tournaments for our teams to compete.  Overnight accomodations and all travel expenses are the player/parents responsibility.

NJLT Elite Evaluations:

NJLT will hold mulitple evaluations for NJLT Elite to properly build the rosters for the upcoming summer and fall lacrosse season.  NJLT will be acively recruiting to fill its rosters and once a position is filled, enrollment for that position will be closed for that team.

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Player Selection:

Only 18-24 players per graduating year will be selected across the below evaluation dates.  Invitiations to join the NJLT Elite team will be released within one week after evaluations to players who have been selected.  Once invited, parents will have one week to secure their players position on NJLT Elite with a $650 deposit.

NJLT Elite Payment:

NJLT Offers 2 payment plan options for its team members. Invitiations will be made within one week of evaluations to players who will be selected to join NJLT Elite.  Players spots on the team will be secured with a 1/3 deposit and enroll in either monthly installment payments or pay in full.

NJLT Elite Team Payment Options:

1. Pay in Full

Full Payment at time of deposit.

  • Receive $300 credit to future NJLT Camps, Clinics, Player Development Training outside the NJLT Elite practice and player development events included with being on the NJLT Elite teams.
  • Full Credit issued at time of registration.

2. Monthly

1/3 Deposit due at registration.  Monthly payments every 30 days until end of April 2020

  • Receive $250 total credit to future NJLT Camps, Clinics, Player Development Training outside the NJLT Elite practice and player development events included with being on the NJLT Elite teams when paid in full.
  • $125 credit issued at the time of deposit.
  • $125 credit issued when balance is paid in full.

Note: Players selected in March or April tryouts will be required to place 1/3 deposit and pay balance due in full within 30 days.  See refund policy for more details and contact NJLT Director with any questions pertaining to NJLT Elite registration.

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NJLT is looking for the right players to join its teams in 2020 and will be holding open evaluations for boys graduating years 2024 – 2026 (current 6th – 8th grade).  NJLT’s player development model is second to none.  Our selection for players with the NJLT Elite teams is to locate players who are currently playing at their peak or players who will hit their peak with skills development will be an asset to the NJLT Elite teams.

NJLT Elite is targeting a multi-year approach to becoming the most competitive team around.  Taking necessary steps to develop players and drive player development as individuals and as a team is the key to successfully accomplishing that goal.

18-24 Players per team will be selected across the below tryout dates.  NJLT will end open enrollment for each team once all roster spots have been filled.  Invitiations to join the NJLT Elite Teams will be released within 1 week after evaluations and players/parents will have 1 week from that time to secure their position on the team with a deposit.

4 Evaluation Dates Left:

Players will be selected based on performance at evaluations and selected on a first come first serve basis.  Once a position is filled in each graduating year we will close evaluations to that position.

  • February 27, 2020
    • Sports City Farmingdale NJ
    • Indoors 6:00 – 7:30pm
    • Registration: $35
    • Open for all positions grad years 2024 – 2026
      • As positions fill up, this site will be updated
        • NOTE: 2025 Goalie Position – Filled
  • March – Date TBD
    • Bucks Mills Park Colts Neck NJ
    • Outdoors
    • Registration: $25
    • Available positions to be posted as the tryout gets closer
      • NOTE: 2025 Goalie Position – Filled
  • April – Date TBD
    • Bucks Mills Park Colts Neck NJ
    • Outdoors
    • Registration: $25
    • Available positions to be posted as the tryout gets closer
        • NOTE: 2025 Goalie Position – Filled

Evaluation Registration Fee: Winter Indoors: $35.

Note: If selected to join NJLT Elite, Evaluation registration fee is applied to team dues.

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Offensive Specialist/Sniper Coach
Midfield Specialist
Faceoff Specialist

Director:  Dennis Mann

Head Coaches:  Coach Alex Sinkovich, Coach Vin Rini, Coach Joe Lodato

Each NJLT Elite team will have one head coach, one assistant coach and all teams will be supported by our position specific coaches.  The head coach and assistant coach will each have skill sets and expertise will compliment each other so that players will benefit the most from their coaches background.  For example:  A strong offensive head coach will be paired with a defensive assistant coach to ensure players are getting the most player development with our staff.  Within the NJLT organization we have the best coaches to support every player and position.  NJLT Elite players will benefit from our entire coaching staff at boot camp and throughout practices and games.